holiday in Zell am See-Kaprun: mountain experiences as far as the eye can see

Holiday between glacier, mountain & lake

Breathtaking landscapes, impressive mountain ranges and a one-of-a-kind recreation area surrounding Lake Zell: Zell am See-Kaprun is an all-year holiday paradise, with AlpenParks Hotels & Residences right at its heart.

Alpine town zell am see
Zell am See in a nutshell

You (almost) can’t get any closer to the mountains than in Zell am See! After all, the charming town is surrounded by the Alps and only 60 kilometres as the crow flies from the city of Salzburg.

Right at the heart of the impressive landscape, Lake Zell nestles up against the imposing mountains and lush green meadows. With a length of four kilometres, a width of one kilometre and a depth of 68 metres, the lake is perfect for relaxing, swimming and ice skating.

Drohnenaufnahme Zell am See
Kaprun in the Salzburgerland
The place Kaprun at a glance

Kaprun, a charming place, is located at the foot of a majestic mountain with a glacier and a first-class glacier ski area. This region attracts people from all over the world who are looking for leisure, adventure and sports.

Kaprun is the ideal place for a versatile vacation suitable for the whole family. Here you can not only experience the most diverse excursion destinations such as the Sigmund Thun Gorge or the breathtaking scenery around the high mountain reservoirs, but also enjoy cultural experiences, culinary delights and a diverse relaxation program.

Attractions in the Zell am See-Kaprun region

The neighbouring village of Zell am See, Kaprun, is home to the breathtaking high-altitude reservoirs . In spring, when the first sun melts the snow, they are filled to the brim with crystal-clear mountain water. Don’t miss one of the fascinating tours to find out everything about the glacier, hydro power and power generation!

One thing’s for sure: Lake Zell is always worth a visit. So how about exploring the lovely lake during a boat trip and enjoy some splendid mountain views and on-deck culinary treats along the way?

The castle from the 12th century is at only a stone’s throw from Zell am See, towering majestically above the picturesque village of Kaprun. It is also used as a one-of-a-kind event location, so it’s definitely worth checking the current events calendar. Maybe you’ll be lucky and catch a Medieval Festival during your holiday!

Located in the Kaprun Valley, only a 15-minute drive from Zell am See, you will find Sigmund Thun Gorge. With its wooden passageways and bridges over the rushing water, it’s a great refreshment on hot summer days!

Familie beim Wandern in der Sigmund Thun Klamm
mystical water world in kaprun

The AlpenParks Hotels & Residences offer the right offer for every need.


  • Modern meets luxurious
    The modern vacation apartments of the AlpenParks Hotels & Residences are located in the heart of Zell am See-Kaprun. With a view of the spectacular mountain landscape, this is a particularly good place to relax.
  • Spacious room concept with panoramic view
    Thanks to the spacious living areas, the apartments offer enough space for the whole family or groups of friends.
  • Culinary delights
    The gastronomy in Zell am See-Kaprun offers something for every taste. Vegetarians, friends of Italian cuisine and lovers of Pinzgau specialties will be happy in this place.
Bad weather programme for Zell am See-Kaprun

How about a wellness day for relaxation?

In the TAUERN SPA in Kaprun you can relax particularly well on more than 20,000 square metres. The legendary thermal spa landscape includes eleven pools, ten saunas and steam baths as well as a separate water world for the younger guests. The perfect place to bring body, mind and soul into balance and simply take a dip.

Athletes don't miss out either: they can choose from workout courses, yoga classes and a training programme that is put together anew every day. So if you prefer to work out, the TAUERN SPA also has a fitness area.

Simply pick up your admission ticket directly at the hotel reception. As an AlpenParks guest, you will also receive a ten percent discount on massages and cosmetic treatments.

For those who want to put their luck to the test in the game, a visit to the Casino Zell am See is the perfect opportunity. Roulette, Poker, Black Jack and numerous slot machines are available in a noble ambience. Every Friday and Saturday the Party Games take place. Their motto: small stake and big experience.

We wish you a wonderful holiday in Zell am See in the Salzburger Land!

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